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Notes

01 April 2011
Comments Notes Amid the growing number of reports of nocturnal hunting by urban Peregrine Falcons Falco peregrinus, I thought that it would be interesting to place on record observations of a nest relief being undertaken in the dark. This occurred in April 2004, when...
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Letter

01 April 2011
Comments Letters The interest in bird photography has boomed over the past decade. Many birdwatchers have become keen photographers, regularly carrying a camera when out birding, whether it be a conventional camera and lens or a compact camera for digiscoping. So it is...
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Recent reports

01 April 2011
Comments News and comment This summary of unchecked reports covers early February to early March 2011. Headlines Much to the relief of many, the Oriental Turtle Dove and Slaty-backed Gull reappeared, although the latter was frustratingly sporadic in its appearances. Rather few ...
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Twitchers fund school in Ethiopia

08 April 2011
Comments News and comment An impressive 'birds and people' project to protect a Critically Endangered breeding endemic of Ethiopia has turned twitchers into charitable givers. The White-winged Flufftail Sarothrura ayresi is an extremely elusive crake that is very high on ...
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